Holiday stories, books, poems, and more

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The blue wolves House

A poem for the Thanksgiving season. Read More

Tags: holiday

Book / Romance

May 08, 2017

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The Booksie Classic House

The second instalment of the Unholy Runaway series, the 'Silent Dream' takes place a few months after the events of 'Paper and Fire, Angel and Liar', where a young man and his demonic companion prepare to celebrate Christmas. Not all is well of course, as the two have to go… Read More
Sophia has been pressured to be perfect all of her life. She's never had her own way and has never been truly happy. Until now. Romance, friendships, and adventures begin after she makes a life-changing decision. Read More

Book / Horror

March 23, 2017

Reads: 237

Comments: 10

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The Booksie Classic House

My entry for the 5 Chapter Book contest. Read More

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Comments: 1

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The Booksie Classic House

I was only sixteen years old when he asked me to marry him.. I had dreams of having a career and a free and independent life.. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Everywhere they go, the same tourist shows up. Who is he? Read More

Short Story / Other

December 21, 2016

Reads: 57

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Steve ran away from home about twenty two months ago and now he's about to spend his second Christmas without his family. Read More

Poem / Humor

November 25, 2016

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The Booksie Classic House

This poem was written on the way to and at Playa Del Carmen, Mexico where I attended my cousin James' wedding to Latino rose Avelina, hope you enjoy. Read More

Poem / Romance

October 19, 2016

Reads: 58

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The Booksie Classic House

Tags: holiday, couple, 1972

Poem / Romance

August 08, 2016

Reads: 58

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The Booksie Classic House

Tags: man, holiday, woman, 1972

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Comments: 7

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The Booksie Classic House

Mal, Con, Sophie and Jayne are four bored teenagers. There is an old tale of a haunted fairground which they decide to investigate. Read More

Poem / Romance

May 15, 2016

Reads: 64

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: man, holiday, woman, miro, 1972

Poem / Poetry

May 08, 2016

Reads: 94

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The Booksie Classic House

Building sandcastles can be a work of co-operation. You just have to be prepared to do it again and again. Read More

Poem / Romance

May 01, 2016

Reads: 56

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: girl, boy, holiday, uncle, 1965

Reads: 266

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The Booksie Classic House

After a breakup, Tessa thought she would travel and see the world, but her journey was stopped in it's tracks all before leaving the country. Read More

Short Story / Horror

March 27, 2016

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The Booksie Classic House

Aaron takes his friends for a remote day trip in the Lake District, but it quickly gets very morbid. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

This is a fictional poem. Read More
Buster’s events for February are happening. One thing, his friend, Lena, is moving to Dover! He is about to meet his newborn twin siblings and is all excited about it. Then, he wasn’t prepared for some unexpectedly news from Lena. What would he do? Find out later! Read More

Tags: holiday, siblings

Poem / Poetry

January 19, 2016

Reads: 117

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Breaking the law can be a fun way of earning a living, until your luck runs out. Read More
A young boy must decide what would be the best way to show his friend the true meaning of Christmas; after discovering it for himself through a magical journey to save Santa Claus one Christmas night. Read More

Short Story / Romance

December 02, 2015

Reads: 344

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Heartbreaks don't come easy on the dancefloor, and they're even worse in the morning. Read More

Essay / Other

November 26, 2015

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Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

This is an essay about how I would like to spend my Halloween, instead of going trick-or-treating with my little siblings. Read More
A new season and an old battle. Whilst still trying to deal with the aftermath of last year, I'm locked in a fight to stay at home. With my future in doubt it looks inevitable that I'm going to fail. A lunatic and a giant football feature. Read More
This short is actually based on the lyrics from Billie Holidays song "Strange Fruit." This was actually an assignment for one of my college English courses. And one of the few truly short, short stories I have written! There was a word limit so... Summary: Kate takes her mule Sir… Read More
This is a poem about St. Patrick's Day (originally posted on Facbook 3/9/12); considering green is my favorite color, St. Patrick's Day is my favorite holiday. Read More
This is a simple poem about Christmas (originally posted on Facebook on 12/18/10); back then, I really loved Christmas. Now it's just a day I have to set through after constant shopping, decorating and listening to those annoying songs. Most wonderful time of the year my backside; more like the… Read More
The first time I had spent Halloween in the country (Virginia), I had felt that all the fairy and folk tales I had heard and read about while living in the city regarding the season had finally come to life, at least inside my imagination. A completely different world when… Read More
The protagonist's holiday does not turn out as planned. Read More
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